Looking Back: Chester Bennington

Linkin Park to live stream sold out Chester Bennington tribute on YouTube

Linkin Park’s show on Friday in honor of its late frontman, Chester Bennington, is sold out, but fans can still be part of the concert.

Rolling Stone reported that the band announced Oct. 21 that the show would be livestreamed on its YouTube page.

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The event, called Linkin Park and Friends Celebrate Life in Honor of Chester Bennington, is being held at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles. It was announced on Aug. 22 as a “special public event” and officially announced as a concert Sept. 18.

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Bennington, the lead singer for the band, died on July 20 of suicide

“The band will be joined by a number of other artists, for an unforgettable night of music to honor the man that touched the lives of so many around the world,” the band said in a September news release.

Linkin Park is live streaming a concert celebrating the life of its lead singer Chester Bennington, who died of a suicide in July.
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Earlier this month, with the go-ahead from Bennington’s family and the band, an episode of Apple Music’s “Carpool Karaoke: The Series” with bandmates Bennington, Mike Shinoda and Brad Delson and comedian Ken Jeong, was released for free on Linkin Park’s Facebook page.

“Linkin Park & Friends Celebrate Life In Honor Of Chester Bennington” will be streamed live on the Linkin Park YouTube page on Friday at 7:45 p.m. PDT.

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